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Questions tagged [chapters]

{chapters} is about the \chapter command which is one of the sectioning commands forming the logical structure of documents. This tag should only be used *in addition* to the more general {sectioning}.

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Fake small caps in starred chapter head

I would like to use this solution by @egreg to type in fake small caps. Since I have to use some specific font size for the capital/lower letters, I used some \fontsize{}{}\selectfont in the command ...
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Fancy chapter heading format under tufte-book class

I want to write chapter heading for a tufte-book document. Here is what I want to use: https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/339892/159116 \documentclass[openany,letter]{tufte-book}% \usepackage[T1]{...
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Do not enumerate and count a page

I want to put a clean page before a new chapter. I can do this with: \newpage $\ $ \thispagestyle{empty} The problem is the page is counting and I don't want this. I want to finish the chapter ...
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First chaptertitles position & style problem

This is how my document is looking. For the table of contents and introduction, I wanted to use a lighter block and no number, but there seems to be something wrong with the positioning of the block ...
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How to add additional information to chapters and their entry in the table of contents?

I would like to change chapter layout/heading to contain more information. I found this question where a subtitle is added that contains information about original authors. However, I would like to ...
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Print Chapter name in TOC but not where chapter starts

I want to use an image (in which chapter name is written) in place of where the chapter name is. But chapter name is required in TOC as text. Following code give a blank page before the chapter title ...
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A very strange problem with Overfull \hbox

The last two days I face a very strange Overfull \hbox problem. I am writing a book and I am in the 4th chapter. I began writing a 5th chapter, but then I decided to include this in the previous ...
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Bold chapter numbers

I'm completely new to LaTeX and I was asked to write my capstone project using it. My advisor gave me a starting template that worked very well except for one thing: the chapter numbers are not bold ...
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Convert all sectioning of a document (or part of it) to the corresponding hierarchically higher one (in TexStudio)

I wrote a document which has now around 120 pages. As I'm new to Latex, I started writing the document without using the sectioning \part (as I didn't know it existed). So the higher hierarchical ...
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LaTeX - invalid page break for first \includegraphics in chapter

I've created chapter containing only images with caption. All images shall have fixed width (\textwidth), height is always unknown (image shall be correctly scaled). From second image everything ...
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Why is the title of a 'report' set in smaller font than the chapter headings?

I'm writing a document using the report class. I'm noticing the chapter headings look pretty big (and bold), while the main title is much smaller - perhaps 60% the x-height or so. A(n almost) minimal ...
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toc - add dot after part numbers

I am trying to modify my ToC to add a dot after the number in the part section (and only in ToC, I don't want to modify \thechapter command. I did that for the chapter using this code: \...
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Edited book with Contributed chapters: first page layout

I am trying to typeset a book with contributed chapters. Each chapter has one corresponding author and number of co-authors with various affiliations. In each chapter, I would like to have chapter ...
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Align float to top of float-only page only at the end of chapters

I think floats on float-only pages in the middle of a chapter should be vertically centered, which is the default. However, if there is a float-only page at the end of a chapter, I think that the ...
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I want to put the chapter header (picture 1) in a colorful table in gray and in the middle of page (text bold font) like the picture 2

Hello I want to put the chapter (picture 1) in a colorful table in gray and in the middle of the page, as in picture 2. \begingroup % start a TeX group \color{gray}% or whatever color you wish to use ...
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Header and footer missing on sites with chapter

I'm using facyhdr and everytime I make a new chapter, the site has no more header or footer. Can someone help me? \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,abstracton,fleqn]{scrreprt} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \...
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Figure causes chapter to start on middle of the page

I have a chapter, it has some text and then a figure is included using this code \chapter{Mock-ups And Data Slicing Functionality} First text line. Second text line \ref{img: applicationPlot}. \...
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Title pages for chapters and chapter thumbs

I am trying to generate a report document, where I would like to add a separate chapter title page as shown by CFR https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/183613/45116. Her code works for me, but I am facing ...
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Locally change vertical space before chapter

Is there a way to locally change the vertical space before the chapter number and/or tittle in a report document? I already read some answers, like this one: How to decrease spacing before chapter ...
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How to customize the chapter with an imported image

I want to customize the chapter beginning with a particular image. How could I do it? Something like this (the part remarked with a black frame) Also, how could start the first paragraph of the ...
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Custom TOC and Chapter Heading style with memoir

In order to have a better style of pages (chapter, section) using memoir, is it possible to get a style like this (picture 1 and 2 below) in TeX ? Also, I want to create a general introduction just ...
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Before-sep spacing with titlesec at top of page

I'm using some packages in conjunction that I think are causing problems. First, I am using the report class. Second, I want a 1 inch margin around the page, so I use geometry. Third, I do not want ...
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importing a portion of another tex file

I have several papers that have full preambles including cover pages, package include statements, etc. I am compiling the papers into one long book that has chapters and would like to import that ...
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one chapter affects layout of the next one

I maintain a very long document, which I usually process chapter by chapter, then compile the whole when the chapter I changed satisfies my needs. however, I saw an inconsistency in one of my ...
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How can the names of chapters, tables, figures and contents be set?

I'm writing a configuration for a template LaTeX document and I'm trying to write the configuration that defines the text used in titles of the document (such as the name used to indicate a chapter, a ...
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Add custom logo before chapters with Pandoc

I want to add a custom image near my chapter headings (using the report documentclass). I want to get something like this: https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/124083/78981 but with the logo above the ...
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Use of different font by name in chapter, section, subsection In memoir class

I'm using memoir class and I have an open type font I would like to use through my document. I have achieved that but I would like to customize it a little in chapter headings, section headings etc. ...
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Makeindex error when using \tableofcontents or \chapter with arabi package

When I remove the three lines \tableofcontents \chapter{1} \chapter{2} from the following document, makeindex works without problem and the index is printed. But in presence of these lines I get an ...
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Chapter page and header

I'm trying to create my chapter page and a header. I have four problems to solve 1- the header is printed on the chapter page 2- I would like to switch between right and left the position of page ...
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Remove chapter and section numbering in header for only select sections

I would like to turn off the chapter number and section number for appearing in my headers from a certain point in my document. I don't want my appendix to have a chapter number and also don't want ...
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Vertically rotated Chapter style with titlesec

Hi I'm trying to create a custom class for my thesis using article. I want the chapter title to appear vertical, so far I've tried using titlesec but I've encountered some problems. This is what I ...
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Undesired effect on Font size and lines spacing in paragraph and ToC after including unnumbered chapters

When I include the unnumbered chapter; abstract, acknowledgment, the font size and line spacing of the entire document from ToC to the last chapter are changing in a haphazard way. However, if I ...
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Start a new starchapter without heading

I'm trying to make a \chapter* without heading, just like this solution: Start a new chapter without heading So, how I start a \chapter* without any headings? And like before, not all the chapters, ...
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\headrulewidth{0pt} not working on the first page of a chapter!

I'm trying to customize the headers/footers of my document so that I can have three diferent versions: fancy, index and plain. For the fancy ones I have this code: \renewcommand{\headrulewidth}{0....
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Start chapters from a new page

As I understand, chapters should produce headings on the new page. However, it does not work in the example below probably because of conflict between some packages. I would also like to have every \...
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Differentiate Chapter Headings in ToC and Body

Working on formatting a thesis (using the book class) and I need to format the TOC entries and the actually chapter headings in very different ways. For the ToC, entires are in all caps and use roman ...
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How to display a chapter / section reference in the pattern (chapter n section m), where n is the chapter number and m the section path

I have the following content structure: \chapter{Kapitel 1} \label{ch:c_1} \section{Abschnitt 1} \subsection{Unterabschnitt 1} \subsection{Unterabschnitt 2} \label{ch:u_a_2} The goal is a chapter ...
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Glossaries-extra without sectioning

I'm creating a document with two glossaries (using glossaries-extra and bib2gls). I would like to print each glossary without any automatic sectioning (without creating a new chapter or section), so ...
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Vertical line in chapter name

I added the vertical line after chapter number with following comma nds: \usepackage{titlesec, blindtext, color} \newsavebox\theCT \definecolor{gray75}{gray}{0.75} \newcommand{\hsp}{\hspace{20pt}} \...
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book class with continuous page numbering throughout chapters

There are a few related entries but I cannot find a solution, sorry it's quite urgent. I'm trying to achieve a continuous numbering of pages, figures and tables, rather than the numbering restarting ...
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minitoc does not work correctly

I am writing my PhD thesis using a book class, I want to have a table of contents displaying only the chapters appears in the page where the name of the part found and a mini table of contents for the ...
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References for some chapters at the end of a document

I am writing my dissertation in LaTeX and my university has a weird formatting request. The thesis format has a chapter for each published paper, as well as general "Introduction" and "Conclusion" ...
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show minitoc before beginning of a chapter

I want to put \minitoc before the beginning of the chapter. I've tried to use \minitoc normally but it prints the contents of the previous chapter the current chapter for latex. I followed this How ...
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Configuring a style for every chapter

I'm creating a book in LaTeX and I'm creating a lot of duplicated formatting of the following nature: \begin{chapter} \begin{fullwidth} \begin{LARGE} ...... \end{LARGE} \end{fullwidth} \end{chapter}...
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Make TeXstudio not break the page at a new chapter

I'm having trouble using TeXstudio with the template of my university (see code below). I need to use the command \chapter for every new chapter (obviously), so the numbering won't start with 0 ...
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sectioning - fancy part heading for a book

I am not very familiar with customizing latex, my question related to sectioning is made of two parts. Apply this chapter sectioning to parts I would like to modify the following code so it does no ...
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Fancy chapter header

I want to make a special chapter header, with the following format: So far, the closest thing I got is this: My MWE is: \documentclass[12p]{report} \usepackage{arabtex} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}...
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Chapter name and chapter title

What is the difference between chapter name and chapter title? When I write \chapter{Introduction} I assume 'Introduction' is the chapter title. Then, what's the chapter name in this case? I guess ...
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Trying to change a \chapter macro without success

I am trying to change the word "Capítulo" (portuguese) for "Chapter" with the commands after % but it is not working. \documentclass[ruledheader]{abnt_UFF} %\renewcommand{\chaptername}{Chapter} ...
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Show chapter numbers (or letters rather) with \frontmatter

I use the extbook-class and need to use \frontmatter and \mainmatter. However, the chapters numbers within \frontmatter does not display (as expected). But I would like them to be shown (and as ...